The Mysteries to Die For Book Club "Saving Myles"

Featured10oct11:00 am12:00 pmThe Mysteries to Die For Book Club "Saving Myles"Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S. Pineapple Ave., Sarasota, FL 3423611:00 am - 12:00 pm AreaSarasotaTypeBook clubCost$28

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The Mysteries to Die For Book Club. October’s selection is “Saving Myles” by Carl Vonderau.

Join us for this special event as author Carl Vonderau visits the loft for an in-person discussion of his book. Come get your copy signed! This monthly book club led by Elsie Souza is dedicated to reading the best of the mystery genre, from whodunnits to noir. October’s pick is “Saving Myles,” a twisty, expertly plotted, and character-driven tale of kidnapping, cartels, and family upheaval from Oceanview Publishing – a Sarasota-based publisher specializing in the best of mysteries, thrillers, and suspense.

We will meet in person at our store location at The Mark, 117 S. Pineapple Ave. The book club is $28 which includes a copy of Saving Myles to be picked up at Bookstore1 any time before our meeting.

About Saving Myles :
When the FBI can’t help, an unassuming banker takes matters into his own hands to bring his son home.
Wade, a respected banker in La Jolla, CA, and his estranged wife, Fiona, make the unbearable decision to send their teenage son, Myles, away to an expensive treatment center after a streak of harmful behavior. After a year of treatment, Myles comes home, seemingly rehabilitated. But soon, he sneaks off to Tijuana to buy drugs—and is kidnapped.
When the ransom call comes, Fiona is frantic and accepts help from Andre, the Quebecois whose charity Fiona runs. Wade is wary of Andre’s reputation and the bank he owns, but seeing no other way to secure a kidnap negotiator or the ransom, he swallows his doubts to get his son home.
In order to get the ransom money, Wade makes a deal with Andre—he’ll work for Andre’s bank in exchange for the cash. But as Wade races to rescue Myles before his kidnappers lose their patience, he realizes he’s wrapped up in more crime than just a kidnapping—he’s now indebted to a cartel.

About the Author:
Carl Vonderau is a former banker and anti-money laundering specialist turned crime fiction writer. A graduate of Stanford University, Carl has lived and worked in Latin America, Canada, and North Africa. His debut thriller, Murderabilia , won the Best Debut Mystery award from Left Coast Crime and the San Diego Book award for Best Mystery. Carl lives in San Diego with his wife. Saving Myles is his latest novel.
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October 10, 2023 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S. Pineapple Ave., Sarasota, FL 34236

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